Communities in Ohio Address Rising Inequalities in Response to COVID-19

Apr 24, 2020
From the National Institute for Children's Health Quality's website: A serious compounding problem of COVID-19 is how it is intensifying inequalities across the...

New Information and Research Regarding Stillbirths

Apr 21, 2020
The Ohio Study of Associated Risks of Stillbirth (SOARS) wants to hear from you. The survey seeks to learn why stillbirths happen and how to helpimprove care for women and families who experience a stillbirth. If you experienced a...

Webinar: Social Determinants of Grief: The Impact of Black Infant Loss -- Webinar attracts nearly 1300 viewers

Apr 10, 2020
Stacy Scott, Ph.D., MPA, Executive Director, Baby 1st Network discusses grief, black infant loss, and bereavement support for African American mothers during April 10 webinar sponsored by Baby 1st Network and the Ohio Department of Health...

Social Determinants of Grief: The Impact of Black Infant Loss Webinar

Mar 03, 2020
Webinar -- How to help African American communities and families cope with high rates of infant loss Understanding African American grief requires taking a long look at the historical and contemporary experiences around the issues of death...

Upcoming Webinar with Dr. Scott: From Awareness to Action: Strategies for Combating Racism in Health Systems

Jan 17, 2020
Feb. 13, 2020, 3-4 p.m. ET Presenters: Stacy Scott, Ph.D., MPA and Avery Desrosiers, MPH Racism continues to adversely affect the health of families across the country, illustrating that there is an urgent need for change. In response,...